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Novell eDirectory eMBox Unauthenticated File Access



This module will access Novell eDirectory's eMBox service and can run the following actions via the SOAP interface: GET_DN, READ_LOGS, LIST_SERVICES, STOP_SERVICE, START_SERVICE, SET_LOGFILE.


  • Nicob
  • MC <mc@metasploit.com>
  • sinn3r <sinn3r@metasploit.com>


Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use auxiliary/admin/edirectory/edirectory_edirutil
msf auxiliary(edirectory_edirutil) > show actions
msf auxiliary(edirectory_edirutil) > set ACTION < action-name >
msf auxiliary(edirectory_edirutil) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf auxiliary(edirectory_edirutil) > run 

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